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Police find letter at scene of Meshi-Zahav suicide attempt

Police find letter at scene of Meshi-Zahav suicide attempt

'I am sorry, try to remember the good I did and what I forgot,' ZAKA founder writes in letter found at scene of suicide attempt.Chana Roberts, 22/04/2021 15:16
Arabs attack Jews in Ramla

Arabs attack Jews in Ramla

Jew lightly injured, several others sprayed with pepper spray in Ramla. Police are investigating.Ben Ariel, 19/04/2021 00:13
Report: Police officer who 'attacked' Joint Arab List MK did not know his identity

Report: Police officer who 'attacked' Joint Arab List MK did not know his identity

Officer suspected of attacking MK Ofer Cassif did not know Cassif was an MK until later. 'When we understood he is an MK we let him go.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2021 22:23
Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Aliyah and the police state: the misconceptions

Why is Israel often accused of being a ‘police state,’ with this used as a ‘reason’ not to make aliyah?Dr. Sam Minskoff, 19/03/2021 14:50
Police break up illegal 'nature party'

Police break up illegal 'nature party'

Police officers break up party with over 100 participants, detain one, and fine dozens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/02/2021 21:31
Police officers injured while dispersing mass wedding in Samaria

Police officers injured while dispersing mass wedding in Samaria

About 100 people celebrate at wedding near Itamar, none of whom are residents of the community. Three policemen while dispersing the crowd.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2021 00:10
Police bloody 14-year-old at Ahuvia Sandak protest

Police bloody 14-year-old at Ahuvia Sandak protest

A complaint has been lodged with the Israel Police internal affairs department; police claim no knowledge of the incidentArutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2021 20:02
Two Arabs killed from police fire in Lower Galilee

Two Arabs killed from police fire in Lower Galilee

Arabs open fire on police officers in city of Tamra. The officers return fire, killing two and wounding two others.Orli Harari, 02/02/2021 03:44
Teenage girl injured during protest in Jerusalem

Teenage girl injured during protest in Jerusalem

Protesters near Chords Bridge in Jerusalem claim police used violence against them. Six boys were arrested for questioning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2021 03:39
Six caught violating quarantine on way to visit relatives

Six caught violating quarantine on way to visit relatives

Six Arab Israelis violate quarantine, are caught by police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2021 12:40
Kobi Shabtai officially named Police Commissioner

Kobi Shabtai officially named Police Commissioner

After 2 years, Israel finally has a full-time police commissioner following Cabinet approval of Shabtai's appointment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 15:01
Son of MK arrested, then released

Son of MK arrested, then released

Son of female Likud MK arrested on suspicion of blocking a road with his vehicle and refusing to remove it while threatening officers.Hezki Baruch, 05/01/2021 00:11
Ahuvya's mother: Have you no shame?

Ahuvya's mother: Have you no shame?

Police officer summons mother of teen killed during police chase to provide testimony.Ben Ariel, 29/12/2020 04:02
Police officers questioned in death of Ahuvya Sandak

Police officers questioned in death of Ahuvya Sandak

Department of Internal Police Investigations opens inquiry into death of teen during police chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 22:48
Clashes with police in front of National Headquarters

Clashes with police in front of National Headquarters

About 100 protesters clash with police at entrance to police HQ in protest of police conduct ending in death of Ahuvya Sandak: 'Killer cops'Mordechai Sones, 21/12/2020 22:45
Teen killed in police chase identified

Teen killed in police chase identified

Police say 16-year-old was part of group which threw stones at Arab vehicles before leading police on deadly chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 17:14
Smotrich: Police may try to cover up teen's death

Smotrich: Police may try to cover up teen's death

National Union chairman warns police may prevent proper investigation after teen killed in accident during police chase.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 16:12
Arab attacks bus inspectors over wearing a mask

Arab attacks bus inspectors over wearing a mask

Police arrest 17-year-old from Issawiya on suspicion of attacking inspectors who pointed out to him that he was not wearing a mask.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2020 00:12
UN announces biometric digital ID wallet

UN announces biometric digital ID wallet

Recently UN had some big announcements that went largely unnoticed, including rollout of biometric digital wallet.Mordechai Sones, 18/11/2020 10:30
Arrests made during protests against Netanyahu

Arrests made during protests against Netanyahu

Demonstrators arrested after trying to march toward PM's residence in Jerusalem and failing to comply with police request to clear the road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 01:42
Watch: Ramming attempt during a demonstration in Tel Aviv

Watch: Ramming attempt during a demonstration in Tel Aviv

Watch footage of car hitting left-wing demonstrators in Tel Aviv. The police are investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2020 00:06
Officer who oversees Jerusalem demonstrations contracts COVID-19

Officer who oversees Jerusalem demonstrations contracts COVID-19

Police Commander who oversees police activities during demonstrations outside PM's home tests positive for coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2020 05:04
Watch: IDF captures Rosh Ha'ayin terrorist

Watch: IDF captures Rosh Ha'ayin terrorist

Police release footage of arrest of terrorist in Jenin who critically wounded Israeli man in stabbing attack in Rosh Ha'AyinArutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2020 16:46
Eilat hotel receives warning after minors filmed drinking in public

Eilat hotel receives warning after minors filmed drinking in public

Eilat hotel where alleged rape case occurred receives warning after footage shows hotel staff complicit in allowing underage drinking.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 13:25
Police officer involved in clashes questioned under caution

Police officer involved in clashes questioned under caution

Daughter of officer defends her father over footage allegedly showing him beating protesters. 'Overwhelmed, shocked and hurt.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2020 13:59
'Illegal demonstration of hate against the police'

'Illegal demonstration of hate against the police'

Police commander comments on violence during demonstrations in Jerusalem: The demonstrators incite against us and threaten to settle scores.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2020 04:52
Israeli citizen living abroad posted call to assassinate Netanyahu

Israeli citizen living abroad posted call to assassinate Netanyahu

Police identify Facebook post saying 'bullet in the head' is the only way to 'take down' Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 21:22
Right-wing activists riot in Jerusalem, 8 arrested

Right-wing activists riot in Jerusalem, 8 arrested

Eight members of "La Familia" organization arrested after rioting during anti-Netanyahu protest in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2020 23:45
New anti-Netanyahu protests to begin after fast

New anti-Netanyahu protests to begin after fast

Police deploy in larger numbers to prevent conflict as anti-Netanyahu and pro-Netanyahu demonstrations converge in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2020 20:32
Watch: Smoke grenade hurled at police

Watch: Smoke grenade hurled at police

Israel Police: Tuesday night's protesters were allowed to vent their fury, until small number disturbed public order, threw a smoke grenade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 11:01
A night of confrontations

A night of confrontations

13 demonstrators arrested after pepper spray used on police in Tel Aviv. 15 demonstrators arrested in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2020 07:59
Jerusalem: Suspects arrested for launching fireworks illegally

Jerusalem: Suspects arrested for launching fireworks illegally

Police arrest suspects, confiscate fireworks, in mass operation to stop illegal and dangerous launches.Rafael Levi, 14/07/2020 14:41
Police superintendent meets 13-year-old haredi girl who was confronted by police

Police superintendent meets 13-year-old haredi girl who was confronted by police

After video of police confronting young girl sparks outrage across Israel, the girl tours police station with her family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2020 18:38
Police embark on large-scale coronavirus enforcement operation

Police embark on large-scale coronavirus enforcement operation

Due to rise in coronavirus infection rates, police deployed in large numbers to ensure public health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2020 20:30
Senior police officials: Netanyahu harming the law enforcement system

Senior police officials: Netanyahu harming the law enforcement system

Senior police officials livid over Netanyahu's attack on the law enforcement system.Ben Ariel, 26/05/2020 04:31
Police close Christian prayer gathering in Eilat

Police close Christian prayer gathering in Eilat

Group of Christians holds mass prayer gathering, police arrive to enforce Health Ministry regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/04/2020 20:33
Girl hit by stun grenade: 'It felt like my head was burning'

Girl hit by stun grenade: 'It felt like my head was burning'

Zissy Margaliot, 9-year-old who was hit by a police stun grenade, speaks about her experience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/04/2020 12:51
Police use stun grenades in Meah She'arim

Police use stun grenades in Meah She'arim

Stun grenade thrown by police severely harms young passerby, causing burns to her face.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/04/2020 11:55
Assailants opened fire on Israeli Police force in Rahat

Assailants opened fire on Israeli Police force in Rahat

2 police officers wounded when assailants open fire on patrol cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2020 20:48
Coronavirus patient arrested on bus to Jerusalem

Coronavirus patient arrested on bus to Jerusalem

Patient arrested on suspicion of maliciously spreading coronavirus to fellow passengers on bus. Driver also detained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2020 20:12
Police close off entrances and exits from Bnei Brak

Police close off entrances and exits from Bnei Brak

In effort to contain spread of coronavirus, Israel Police limit entry, exit, from Bnei Brak, other than for specific purposes.Ido Ben Porat, 03/04/2020 12:33
Case against Arab who attacked Jewish teen closed - after three days

Case against Arab who attacked Jewish teen closed - after three days

Teenage yeshiva student says he 'feels like police scorned him' after case against Arab attacker is closed three days after he filed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2020 11:24
On Sunday, 500 soldiers to join lockdown efforts

On Sunday, 500 soldiers to join lockdown efforts

Soldiers to work together with police officers to enforce coronavirus lockdown rules, close roads.Orly Harari, 27/03/2020 09:42
Police stop protest convoy

Police stop protest convoy

Convoy of about 100 cars with Israeli and black flags makes way to Jerusalem in protest of 'attempts to destroy Israeli democracy.'Mordechai Sones, 19/03/2020 12:07
Police recommend complete closure of Jerusalem-area town

Police recommend complete closure of Jerusalem-area town

Police recommend closure of haredi community of Kiryat Ye'arim after coronavirus discovered in town, 1,600 residents in home isolation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2020 18:46
Police search Yehuda Glick's home

Police search Yehuda Glick's home

Former MK says on Twitter that police arrived at his home with a search warrant at 11:30 p.m.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2020 03:13
Wounded officer recalls Jerusalem attack

Wounded officer recalls Jerusalem attack

Border Police fighter who was lightly wounded in attack near Lions' Gate recalls: The terrorist pulled out a gun and started firing.Ido Ben Porat, 07/02/2020 01:03
In Judea and Samaria, Israeli security forces close five illegal weapons workshops

In Judea and Samaria, Israeli security forces close five illegal weapons workshops

Security forces confiscate illegal weapons, seize workshops manufacturing them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2020 13:41
Police prepare for visit of world leaders

Police prepare for visit of world leaders

Israel Police mobilize for visit of dozens of world leaders for marking of 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2020 10:59
2 arrested for ISIS plot to attack Jerusalem

2 arrested for ISIS plot to attack Jerusalem

Arab Jerusalem residents arrested for plotting attack at next Israeli Independence Day.AFP, 04/12/2019 19:10
Seven arrested after shots fired at police car

Seven arrested after shots fired at police car

Police arrest individuals suspected of firing at police car, rioting afterwards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2019 22:20
Woman drives recklessly, shot by security guards

Woman drives recklessly, shot by security guards

Driver shot in Ashdod Port after security guards thought she was carrying out ramming attack. Police: Incident not terror-related.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 23:12
Lost tourists rescued by helicopter in Jerusalem Forest

Lost tourists rescued by helicopter in Jerusalem Forest

A tourist and his small children got lost in the Jerusalem Forest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2019 20:40
Phones of Netanyahu advisers confiscated

Phones of Netanyahu advisers confiscated

Police confiscate cell phones of advisers to PM Netanyahu who are being investigated on suspicion of harassing state witness Shlomo Filber.Ido Ben Porat, 28/10/2019 03:40
Israeil-Arab baby filmed playing with loaded gun

Israeil-Arab baby filmed playing with loaded gun

Father arrested for stealing handgun, filming toddler playing with weapon while it was loaded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/10/2019 19:07
Man calls locksmith - to aid in break-in

Man calls locksmith - to aid in break-in

Ashdod resident tells locksmith he 'lost his keys,' is arrested.Ben Shaul, 22/10/2019 16:39
Nineteen pistols, five Kalashnikov rifles - and more

Nineteen pistols, five Kalashnikov rifles - and more

IDF forces apprehend suspects, confiscate large amount of illegal weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2019 20:36